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Re: Basic Authentication in Java

From: David L. Wasler <dwasler@isearch.com>
Date: Fri, 01 Aug 1997 08:13:14 -0700
Message-ID: <33E1FD0A.54DD@isearch.com>
To: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Anselm Baird_Smith wrote:
> 
> Jack Van Keuls writes:
>  > I'm interested in building an Applet that acts as an HTTP client which
>  > has the ability to perform Basic Authentication.  I have so-far found
>  > the
>  > JDK 1.1 classes (URL and URLConnection) inadequate to accomplish this.
>  > While researching the problem, I ran across the Jigsaw packages, which
>  > appear to provide that ability.  However, it's not clear to me from the
>  > API documentation what needs to take place.
>  >
>  > Is this possible using the w3c.www.http and w3c.www.protocol.http
>  > packages, and if so, could anyone provide a simple example?
> 
> You may want to check w3c.www.protocol.http.auth which does this
> transparently for you (it will even pop the dialog if allwoed)
> 
> Anselm.

Jack Van Keuls

take a look at the following url
I developed an Applet that uses several different reals

http://www.innovation.ch/java/HTTPClient/index.html

David L. Wasler
dwasler@isearch.com
http://www.isearch.com/
Received on Friday, 1 August 1997 11:12:52 GMT

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